Helicopter UH-1C 66-00685

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 66-00685
The Army purchased this helicopter 1166
Total flight hours at this point: 00000404
Date: 12/08/67
Unit: 2 SIG
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was a Recon mission for Armed Escort , Other Aircraft.
While Enroute this helicopter was at Level Flight at 0050 feet and UNK knots.
Classified
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
Systems damaged were: STRUCTURE, TRANSMISSION
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
DAK TO recovered the helicopter. Repaired at PLEIKU for 73.50
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNOF, 74371, FM232 (Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. )


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 66-00685
The Army purchased this helicopter 1166
Total flight hours at this point: 00000404
Date: 12/09/67
Unit: 2 SIG
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was an Unknown mission
Unknown this helicopter was Unknown at UNK feet and UNK knots.
Not Reported
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (14.5MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Engine Compartment
Systems damaged were: STRUCTURE
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: LNOF, 74398, ARADM (Lindenmuth Old Format Data Base. )


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 66-00685
The Army purchased this helicopter 1166
Total flight hours at this point: 00000725
Date: 05/09/68
Unit: 2 SIG
This was a Combat incident. This helicopter was REPAIRED IN THEATER
This was a Recon mission for Armed Recon
While Enroute this helicopter was at Level Flight at 0050 feet and 080 knots.
South Vietnam
Helicopter took 1 hits from:
Small Arms/Automatic Weapons; Gun launched non-explosive ballistic projectiles less than 20 mm in size. (7.62MM)
The helicopter was hit in the Left Side
Systems damaged were: FUEL SYS
The helicopter Continued Flight.
The aircraft continued and accomplished all mission objectives.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database. Also: UH1P3, 13002 ()


Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1C tail number 66-00685
The Army purchased this helicopter 1166
Total flight hours at this point: 00001266
Date: 02/26/69
Accident case number: 690226391
Unit: 119 AHC
The station for this helicopter was Camp Holloway in
Number killed in accident = 0 . . Injured = 1 . . Passengers = 0
costing 76335
Source(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Army Aviation Safety Center database.

Crew Members:
AC W1 HARBERS RH
P W1 GOLLOGLY H
CE E4 ANDERSON GA

Accident Summary:

ON THE ^26TH OF FEBRUARY 1969^, ^WO1 RICHARD H. HARBERS AND WO1 HUGH GOLLOGLY^ WERE FLYING IN AIRCRAFT ^66-685^ OF THE ^119TH AVIATION COMPANY (ANL)^. AT APPROXIMATELY ^1500^ HOURS, THEY HAD DEPARTED ^CAMP HOLLOWAY^ AND WERE ENROUTE TO ^DAK TO^ TO REPLACE A GUNSHIP DISABLED AT THAT LOCATION. FLYING AT AN INDICATED ALTITUDE OF 4000 FEET AND CHOOSING A FLIGHT PATH 8 TO 10 KILOMETERS WEST OF ^HIGHWAY 14^, THEY SUDDENLY FELT THE AIRCRAFT YAW TO THE LEFT AND RIGHT. ^WO1 GOLLOGLY^, WHO WAS FLYING AT THAT PARTICULAR MOMENT, GAVE THE CONTROLS TO ^WO1 HARBERS^ WHO INITIATED AN AUTOROTATION. AT THIS POINT, ^WO1 HABERS^ SELECTED THE ONLY SUITABLE ARES, LOCATED AT COORDINATES ^2A 078753^, WEST OF THE RIVER. NOT ADJUSTING HIS APPROACH AT THE PROPER ALTITUDE, ^WO1 HARBERS^ SUDDENLY REALIZED HE WOULD LAND SHORT OF HIS INTENDED AREA AND WAS FORCED TO INCREASE COLLECTIVE PITCH TO EXTEND THE GLIDE PATH OF THE AIRCRAFT. THE UNSATISFACTORY AUTOROTATION CONTRIBUTED TO THE MAJOR DAMAGE TO THE AIRCRAFT. THE AIRCRAFT HIT EXCESSIVELY HARD CAUSING EXTENSIVE DAMAGE WHICH INCLUDED FLATTENING THE SKIDS AND SEVERING THE TAIL BOOM BY THE MAIN ROTOR. THE AIRCRAFT ROCKED VIOLENTLY FORWARD BREAKING THE CHIN BUBBLE.\\


The following is Goldbook information on US Army helicopter UH-1B tail number 66-00685
It is provided here as an ESTIMATE of the history of this helicopter and is not intended to be the final authority.
This helicopter was purchased by the US Army in 1166.
Please provide any additional information on this helicopter to the VHPA.

DATE  FLT HRS    UIC      UNIT          AREA          POST          COUNTRY
6611   0    0 W0MHAA DIROF SUP TRAN   6TH ARMY   SHARPE GD        SUPMACOM
6612   0    0 W0MHAA DIROF SUP TRAN   6TH ARMY   SHARPE GD        SUPMACOM
6701   0    0 W0MHAA DIROF SUP TRAN   6TH ARMY   SHARPE GD        AVCOM
6702  14   14 W0MHAA DIROF SUP TRAN   6TH ARMY   SHARPE GD        AVCOM
6703  67   81 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6704  61  142 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6705  36  178 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6706  45  223 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6707  31  254 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6708   0  254 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6709  33  287 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6710  26  313 WDG3AA HHC 1 AVN BDE    VIETNAM                     RVN
6711  10  323 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6712  81  404 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6801  78  482 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6802  70  552 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6803  60  612 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6804  30  642 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6805  83  725 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6806 126  851 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6807  84  935 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6808  40  975 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6809  44 1019 WCDXAA 2D SIGNAL GRP    VIETNAM                     RVN
6810  31 1050 WCDXAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6811  61 1111 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6812  44 1155 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6901  83 1238 WAYAAA 119 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6902  28 1266 WC5CAA 572ND MI DET     VIETNAM                     RVN
6903   0 1266 W0Y6AA OS TO CONUS      ITR CONUS                   AVCOMITR
6904   0 1266 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6905   0 1266 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6906   0 1266 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6907   0 1266 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6908   4 1270 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVCOM
6909   0 1270 3300   HHD 44 ENG GP    THAILAND                    PACIFIC
6910  98 1368 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6911  77 1445 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
6912  59 1504 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7001  98 1602 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7002  63 1665 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7003  76 1741 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7004  75 1816 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7005  52 1868 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7006  21 1889 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7007  68 1957 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7008  93 2050 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7009  25 2075 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7010  68 2143 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7011  12 2155 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7012 104 2259 WC08AA 135 AVN CO       VIETNAM                     RVN
7101  92 2351 WC08AA 135 AHC          VIETNAM                     RVN
7102   1 2352 WCLUAA 611 TC DS        VIETNAM                     RVN
7103   0 2352 W0Y6AA AVSCOM FLT DET   5TH ARMY   ST LOUIS         AVSCOM
7104   0 2352 W0Y6AA AVSCOM FLT DET   5TH ARMY   ST LOUIS         AVSCOM
7105   0 2352 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN MAINT   NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7106   0 2352 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7107   0 2352 W0MUAA ARADMAC          IN STORAGE NAVAL AIR STN    AVSCOM
7108   0 2352 W0MUAA 8TH SQ AIR CAV   1ST ARMY   FORT KNOX        1ST ARMY
7109   1 2353 W0MUAA 8TH SQ AIR CAV   1ST ARMY   FORT KNOX        1ST ARMY
7110  15 2368 WPJRD0 DIR DIST  TRANS  IN STORAGE SHARPE AD        AVSCOM
7111   0 2368 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7112   9 2377 WPJRD0 DIR DIST  TRANS  IN STORAGE SHARPE AD        AVSCOM
7201  43 2420 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7202   0 2420 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7203   0 2420 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7204   0 2420 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7205   2 2422 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7206   6 2428 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7207  12 2440 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7208  59 2499 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7209  11 2510 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7210   4 2514 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7211  43 2557 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7212  21 2578 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7301   3 2581 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7302  10 2591 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7303   1 2592 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7304  20 2612 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7305  47 2659 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7306  31 2690 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7307  21 2711 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7308  22 2733 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7309  23 2756 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7310   7 2763 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7311   6 2769 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7312   5 2774 WPJRD0                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7401   0 2774 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7402  10 2784 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7403  15 2799 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7404  20 2819 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7405   2 2821 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7409   0 2833 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7410   0 2833 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7411  12 2845 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7412   2 2847 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7501   0 2847 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7502   3 2850 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7503   5 2855 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7504  11 2866 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7505   4 2870 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7506   0 2870 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7507  28 2898 WUBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7508   0 2898 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7509   2 2900 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7510  14 2914 WVBAAA                  NAT GUARD                   NAT GDZI
7511   0 2914 W0MUAA DIR OF SUPPLY    IN MAINT   CORPUS CH AD     AVSCOM
7512   0 2914 W0MUAA DIR OF SUPPLY    IN STORAGE CORPUS CH AD     AVSCOM



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